TABLE 3

Prevalence of Unmet Needs Overall and According to Type of Unmet Need Among Children Who Have ADHD or Asthma

ParameterADHD, % (n)Asthma, % (n)
Medical unmet needs1.2 (61)1.8 (98)
Mental health care or counseling unmet needsa13.2 (675)2.7 (144)
Prescription unmet needs1.0 (52)1.2 (63)
>1 unmet need1.3 (67)1.0 (51)
Total unmet need16.86.7
  • a Question was asked only to children who were identified as having emotional, developmental, or behavioral problems that required treatment or counseling.